Morecambe Bay: a place of work and later leisure

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''People enjoying good weather on Morecambe Bay sands.
Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''People enjoying good weather on Morecambe Bay sands.

Morecambe Bay has long been a place of work and later leisure with boat building, fishing and latterly holidays by the sea, and all featured in these pictures courtesy of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Service.

Do you have any pictures of old Morecambe Bay?

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Cocklers on the sands.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Cocklers on the sands.

If so please send to visitor@jpress.co.uk

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Craftsman seen at Crossfield's boat builders, producing vessels for use by shrimpers.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Craftsman seen at Crossfield's boat builders, producing vessels for use by shrimpers.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Shrimpers with their push nets.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Shrimpers with their push nets.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Janet Raby, the lighthouse keeper at Cockersands.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''Janet Raby, the lighthouse keeper at Cockersands.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''People enjoying good weather on Morecambe Bay sands.

Pictures courtesty of Lancaster Maritime Museum, part of Lancashire County Council Museum Serivce''People enjoying good weather on Morecambe Bay sands.